Where DOI Employees Get Their Information
The Interior Library provides a full range of professional reference and research services, available to Interior employees in both the Washington, DC, area and nationwide. The collections include Departmental publications, as well as related books, journals, electronic databases and other resources that support the mission of the Department, its agencies, and bureaus.
A new temporary Interior Library is now open in Room 2262 of the Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building. Due to the modernization of wing 1 of the building, the Interior Library's historic Reading Room and stack areas have been closed to patrons.
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|The DOI Library, located in Room 2262 of the Stewart Lee Udall Department of Interior Building, is open from 7:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (except Federal holidays).||Phone: (202) 208-5815
Fax: (202) 208-6773
Park Ranger Speaker Series
New! Please register for a Park Ranger Talk here.
Lincoln Conspirators Trial & Execution
Tuesday, June 23, 2015, 1:00 pm - 1:45 pmThe death of John Wilkes Booth at the hands of federal troops on April 26, 1865, was not the end of the Lincoln assassination tragedy. In the chaotic days immediately following Lincoln’s death, Secretary of War Edwin Stanton led the charge to arrest anyone who had any connection, real or tangential, to the assassin Booth.
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All Park Ranger Talks scheduled through 2015 will be held in the John Muir Room, which is located on the ground level of the Stewart L. Udall Department of the Interior Building.
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The National Technical Reports Library Database: Introduction and New Features
Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Worldwide searching for federally funded bibliographic science and technology research information is now free on the basic Public Access National Technical Reports Library (NTRL) website. The Public Access NTRL is open to all users (domestic and international) for search and discovery. Public Access NTRL gives users access to a searchable online database of approximately three million Federal science and technology reports published by the National Technical Information Service. The full text for 800,000 of these documents can be downloaded immediately in electronic PDF format without charge.
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This program will be held in the new temporary Library, located in Room 2262 of the Stewart L. Udall Department of the Interior Building. It is also being offered to remote users as a simultaneous online webinar. Please contact the DOI Library by e-mail at email@example.com for directions to the Library or for information on how to register for webinar access to the class.
Electronic Resources for Departmental Employees
Others must come to the Interior Library to use these databases, or contact a Reference Librarian for assistance.
Find Electronic Journals By Title
To help you determine whether and where a needed journal is available online, we provide this complete, searchable alphabetical list of titles. If you're not sure where to find a journal online, try this list first.
The list combines the full-text journals and other periodicals in all the database services to which the Library has access.
Also included are some single subscriptions as well as some journals freely available on the Internet. Most entries include coverage dates, and all entries have links directly to the journal.
Please direct your questions on database searching strategies to a Reference Librarian.
The Federal Depository Library Program
As a member of the Federal Depository Library Program, the Interior Library provides local, no-fee access to Federal government information in an impartial environment with professional assistance. Anyone can visit Federal depository libraries and use the Federal depository collections. The Interior Library has received Federal depository materials since its designation in 1895.